Weatherboarding :: Shared Description

Weatherboarding is the cladding of a house consisting of long thin timber boards that overlap one another on the outside of the wall.
Traditionally timber weatherboarding was used without a finish, relying upon good air circulation and the use of 'semi-hardwoods' which would keep the boards from rotting. More recently weatherboarding has been tarred or painted; traditionally black or white due to locally occurring minerals or pigments.
Weatherboard houses may be found in most parts of the British Isles, and the style may be part of all types of traditional buildings, from cottages to windmills, shops to workshops.
by N Chadwick
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TQ6332 : Lantern Cottage by N Chadwick
TQ6731 : Lower Tolhurst by N Chadwick
TQ3429 : Weatherboarded cottage by N Chadwick
TR0161 : Weatherboarded building, Belvedere Rd by N Chadwick
TQ4861 : Weatherboarded cottage, Knockholt Rd by N Chadwick
TR1855 : Weatherboarded cottage by N Chadwick
TQ7822 : Row of weatherboarded Cottages by N Chadwick
TQ7551 : Weatherboarded house by N Chadwick
TQ7059 : Weatherboarded Apartments, The Lakes by N Chadwick
TR1458 : Weatherboarded Mill by N Chadwick
TQ6557 : Weatherboarded Cottages, Teston Rd by N Chadwick
TQ6724 : Weatherboarded Cottages by N Chadwick
TQ4862 : Weatherboarded house, London Rd by N Chadwick
TR1955 : Riverside Cottages by N Chadwick
TQ5927 : Bluebell Cottage by N Chadwick
TQ6554 : Weatherboarded barn, Baron's Place by N Chadwick
TR2264 : Weatherboarding, Hollow Street by N Chadwick
TQ4344 : Weatherboarding, Marsh Green by N Chadwick
TQ6816 : Barn at Peens Farm by N Chadwick
TQ6637 : Weatherboarded cottage, Owl House Farm by N Chadwick
TQ7468 : Salisbury Villa by N Chadwick
TQ5742 : Stewart Cottage by N Chadwick
TQ7376 : An old Hall House by N Chadwick
TQ8530 : Frensham Cottage by N Chadwick
TQ6053 : Church Row by N Chadwick

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Created: Fri, 19 Mar 2010, Updated: Tue, 24 Jan 2012

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